Like every year, February in Madrid is the Art month full of events, openings, visitors which mix in to this vivid and amazing city. ARCOmadrid will open this Wednesday, February 24 and will last till Sunday, February 28.
For the first time ever, some of the most prestigious galleries in the world will coincide at the Fair, making ARCOmadrid a unique date on the international calendar. In total, 221 galleries from 27 countries will participate. They will be joined by a new addition in the shape of some thirty great names from the international gallery scene that will make up the commemorative programme, Imagining Other Futures.
It will be an extraordinary gathering drawing collectors, curators, museum directors, gallery owners, artists and professionals from the world over to Madrid, rendering the Fair an unmissable and one-of-a-kind event on the international calendar. An edition that will be defined by the quality and selection of the contents, as well as their pronounced international profile, which on this occasion will reach 71% of foreign galleries, with a remarkable Latin American presence – 47 galleries from 10 countries, representing 26% of the international segment-, thus consolidating ARCOmadrid as a meeting-point and space for exchange between Europe and Latin America.
The Fair also pays tribute to Madrid through its Año 35. Madrid project, that proposes contemporary art interventions in different spaces and institutions throughout the city.
Download ARCOMadrid Activities Schedule and Floor Plan Here
Download ARCOmadrid catalog here.
See ARCOmadrid 2015 Summary: